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Full-year Boston University housing, which began in May 2014 at 90 and 92 Bay State Road, allows students to stay in the residence for 12 months and during all vacation sessions. PHOTO BY KELSEY CRONIN/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Yearlong housing option sees increased interest from students

Since the program’s launch in May 2014, Boston University students have expressed an increased interest in […]

by · March 19, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News

Campus Crime logs: March 12 – March 18

The following reports were taken from the Boston University Police Department from March 12 to March 18. […]

by · March 19, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Inside Higher Ed published a survey Friday of college presidents regarding campus issues such as financial sustainability, sexual assault, race relations and faculty hiring. GRAPHIC BY ALEXANDRA WIMLEY/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Survey offers insight on how college, university presidents address issues on campus

A Friday report by Inside Higher Ed detailed how university presidents are responding to a number […]

by · March 18, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
A study published Monday through the Media Insight Project by the Associated Press, NORC and the American Press Institute found that millennials still consume news, but on digital platforms. PHOTO ILLUSTRATION BY WILLA RUSCOWIZC-ORAZEM/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Millennials consume news digitally, socially, study finds

Millennials obtain news and information in remarkably different ways than past generations, according to a report […]

by · March 18, 2015 · 1 comment · Campus, News
Decline in research funding from the National Institutes of Health has led to cuts from faculty salaries for several faculty members at Boston University’s School of Medicine. PHOTO BY KYRA LOUIE/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

BUSM faculty members take salary cuts to fund research

Several faculty members at Boston University’s School of Medicine volunteer yearly to lower their salaries in […]

by · March 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
U.S. President Barack Obama speaks at a Boston rally in 2013. Obama announced a Student Aid Bill of Rights Tuesday. PHOTO BY SARAH SIEGEL/DFP FILE PHOTO

Obama launches Student Aid Bill of Rights, reaches out to students

After signing an executive order Tuesday for a Student Aid Bill of Rights intended to help […]

by · March 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
LGBTQ graduate student group Cohort Q filed an amicus curiae brief to the United States Supreme Court on March 6. PHOTO BY CHRIS PHAN/FLICKR

BU student group to support same-sex marriage Supreme Court case

Cohort Q, the LGBTQ student organization for the Boston University Graduate School of Management, will show […]

by · March 16, 2015 · 1 comment · Campus, News
Boston University’s School of Law has improved its ranking among law schools in the United States, according to a U.S. News & World Report published Tuesday. PHOTO BY ERIN BILLINGS/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

BU Law climbs rank on U.S. World and Report rankings

Improving its ranking over the last two years, Boston University’s School of Law ranked 26th on […]

by · March 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Boston University students living at the Courtfield Gardens in London were evacuated from their building for three days due to a power outage. PHOTO BY KYLE PLANTZ/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

BU students studying in London face power outage, broken appliances

More than 60 Boston University students studying abroad in London for the spring 2015 semester faced […]

by · March 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Four Boston University School of Medicine professors were promoted to full time professors this week. PHOTO BY KYRA LOUIE/DFP FILE PHOTO

Several BUSM faculty members promoted to full professor

Four Boston University School of Medicine faculty members have been promoted to full professorship for their […]

by · March 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News